National Wreaths Across America Day
December 15, 2018
Georgia National Cemetery, 1080 Scott Hudgens Dr, Canton, https://goo.gl/maps/8eJqBPFiVsS2
Dec. 15th, remembrance wreaths will be laid on the graves of America's
fallen veterans throughout the country and overseas as part of National
Wreaths Across America Day. The mission of the program is to "remember
our fallen U.S. veterans, honor those who serve, and teach children
the value of freedom."
465 families are encouraged to participate in this annual wreath-laying
program. Mr. Palmer will be at the visitor's center of the Georgia
National Cemetery in Canton at 10:00 am. The wreath laying begins
at 11:00 am followed by a ceremony at 12:00 pm.
Contact Mike Palmer, firstname.lastname@example.org,
to the holidays, we will not hold Monday night troop meetings for
the next three weeks. Our next troop meeting will be Monday,
January 7th when we will be starting our "Climbing"
Saturday, December 15th - we are participating
in the "Wreaths Across America"
service project at the veterans cemetery in Canton. Scouts who want
to participate can meet Mr. Lynn Sewell at the hut at 8:30am or
meet Mr. Palmer at the visitor's center of the Georgia National
Cemetery in Canton at 10:00 am. The wreath laying begins at 11:00
am followed by a ceremony at 12:00 pm.
Leaders' Council will meet this Sunday, December
16th from 2pm-4pm at the ScoutHut. All Patrol Leaders
should attend or send your assistant. SPL, ASPLs, Scribe are required
as well. Troop Guide and Instructors are highly recommended.
something to do the week after Christmas, December 26th
- 31st? There are still openings at NATIONAL
YOUTH LEADER TRAINING (NYLT) a week-long camp and training course
at Bert Adams Scout Camp! Troop scholarships are available.
& Happy New Year!
465 History Project
Ballard, Nancy Wick, and Dan Warner, along with several others have
completed this December 2018 edition of "A
Brief History of Troop 465; the First Fifty-Five Years".
It's 222 pages which covers 1963 -2018.
read and review this document and provide us with any suggestions,
comments, corrections, or additions.
many of you helping (both past and present Troop members and families)
this can be a very rewarding project!!!
submit your items to Dan Warner at email@example.com,
or call him at 678-488-5925, or stop by the Scout hut on Monday
you for your assistance,
465 History Committee